Mezzo-Soprano

Ivey Barr

An inveterate performer of pants roles, Ivey Barr made her opera debut in 2017 as Mozart's Cherubino and went on to appear in, translate for, coach, music-direct, advertise, and organize new productions for Comet Opera. Elsewhere, she has appeared with Little Opera Company of Charlotte, Opera in Concert in Italy, Public Works Dallas at Dallas Theater Center, Opera on Tap, Voces Intimae, Dallas Classical Singers, in concert with pianist Lauren Barr, and sings regularly at Arapaho United Methodist Church. She currently studies with Edward Crafts of Opera in Concert, where she also does marketing and website work, and with vocal coach Stephen Dubberly.

Comet Debut: Cherubino in The Marriage of Figaro, 2017


Comet Opera Repertoire

Cherubino in The Marriage of Figaro, 2017

Benedick in Much Ado About Nothing, 2018

Despina in Così Fan Tutte, 2018

Ruggiero in Alcina, 2019

Sesto in Tito, 2019


Comet Opera Production Credits

Translation assistant for The Marriage of Figaro, 2017

Pastiche designer, translator, lyricist, and director for Much Ado About Nothing, 2018

Music director and stage manager for Così Fan Tutte, 2018

Music director and set design tech for Alcina, 2019

Production assistant for Tito, 2019